A symposium on real estate settlement practices and procedures will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Tysons Corner Ramada Inn. The discussion by a panel of four attorneys will be followed by a question period. The sponsors are the bar associations of Alexandria, Arlington and Fairfax. Admission is free. For reservations, dial 273-6860.

The Prince George's County Board of Realtors recently held its sales awards dinner. Alfred E. Ekuban of Shannon & Luchs was cited for being tops in residential sales with a volume of $4 million in 1977. Frank B. Burdette if Beltway Homes was first in subdivision sales. Joyce E. Roper of Century 21/Matzen was first in the multiple listing contest.

The Women's Council of the Prince George's County Board of Realtors will hold a Realtor Week prayer breakfast April 15 at the Ramada Inn in Lanham. The Rev. Kenneth Woodring Sr., father of the president of the PBCBR, will be the speaker.

National Manufacturerd Housing Week will begin April 9, according to the National Association of Home Manufacturers, which is based here.

The Northern Virginia Board of Realtors will hold its annual sales awards dinner-dance next Sunday at the Washington Hilton.

A seminar on "How to Sell Your House - With or Withour a Broker" will be given April 15 at the Key Bridge Marriott by the Consumer Information Institute. For information, dial 649-6366.

The legal positions of resident property managers will be the topic April 18, when the Prince George's chapter of the National Society of Professional Resident Managers meets at the Ramada Inn in Lanham. For information, dial 735-0507.

Montrose Midical Park, a town house type complex of barrier-free medical suites, will be started soon in N. Bethesda. Stephen Grayson is the general partner of Jefferson Associates Limited Partership, the developer. The site is at Montrose Road and E. Jefferson Street. Completion is scheduled this fall.

Realty World New Town in Reston has announced the formation of a new division to handle land slaes and new home sales. Clark Massie, a vice president of the firm, heads the new division.

The Carey Winston Co. announced that a $2.3 million permanent mortgage has been placed on the 198-unit, four-building Lake Barcroft Towers apartment complex in Falls Church.

W. Donald Calomiris of Washington has been named property management editor of the Real Estate Newsletter, a national publication.